The Data Driven Competition with Cerved

The Data Driven Competition is the first challenge launched by Fintech District and Cerved to identify new companies able to develop innovative products in the Fintech sector. The project is aimed at all professionals and companies of programming, Fintech and digital transformation, who have been invited to present their ideas and make them take off, as pay off “Boost your use case with Cerved“.

At the base of the competition are the data and economic and financial information of Cerved collected on over 6 million Italian companies provided through API. Registration for the contest is open until September 30th. The selection will be made by Cerved, giving priority to the ideas of the participating companies and teams and evaluating their marketability and level of innovation.

the data driven competition

After an initial screening of the candidates, Cerved will make available to the selected teams its data solution engineers, data scientists, data analysts and business development managers. They will provide advice on the use of data helping to make the proposed ideas successful.

At the end of the first month of work, a second selection is scheduled to define the teams that will refine their use cases up to the final event during which the winner will be announced. All the selected teams will have free access to the Cerved data, the winner of the contest will also receive a cash prize of 10K euros.

The Data Driven competition is the first launched by the Fintech District since its inception and aims above all to involve and stimulate the participation of the Italian fintech ecosystem. “We intend to continue working with partners who share our opening values – explains Alessandro Longoni, head of Fintech District – as we turn to the Italian market to innovate and enhance our excellence even in the eyes of international investors.”

“Our partnership with the Fintech District comes alive with the first competition promoted by Cerved – comments Valerio Momoni, Marketing, Product & Business Development Director at Cerved – It will be a unique opportunity in which we will make our information and skills available to participants with the aim of generating data-driven growth and innovation in Fintech”.

To participate in the Data Driven Competition, sign up here

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Author: Tudor Sava

30 Agosto 2018